| Apr 22, 2015
| 4:01 PM
As the state's efforts to get a non-euphoric medical marijuana oil to severely epileptic children move forward, the University of Florida is proposing a study to answer a key question: Does it even work?
Dr. Paul Carney, professor at the UF Department of...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Since the Internet provides lots of health information, two area doctors have teamed up to help patients sift through the huge amount of data available.
Last November, Dr. Paul Nottoli of the Vitality Chiropractic Center in Aurora and Brian Musial, an...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 4:31 AM
Susan Gilchrist once took nine different medications to ease the chronic pain and fatigue of her multiple sclerosis.
Gilchrist, 32, is now off all those drugs, finding more relief, she says, than she has in more than a decade, now that she uses just one...
| May 14, 2015
| 9:42 AM
A medical marijuana dispensary will soon open and help fund cannabis education programs in Rolling Meadows.
A permit allowing Nature's Care to open on Rohlwing Road was approved this month by the Rolling Meadows City Council. In December, Palatine...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 8:13 AM
The law firm of Baram, Tapper & Gans, LLC announced that Attorney David J. Wenc has joined the firm.
Wenc brings extensive experience as a trial lawyer. He has a trial and appellate practice with an emphasis on federal and state criminal defense and...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 2:22 PM
This week the National Labor Relations Board took up an unfair labor practices complaint filed by marijuana workers in New Jersey.
This tells us two things about the business of pot. First, it has matured to the point where its workforce is claiming...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 2:04 PM
As medical marijuana gets closer to debuting across Illinois, one of the biggest pot businesses in the state has planted its roots in Oak Park.
PharmaCann LLC looks poised to operate four medical marijuana-selling shops and two growing centers spread...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 1:20 PM
"For many people, managing pain involves using prescription medicine in combination with complimentary techniques like physical therapy, acupuncture, yoga and massage. I truly believe medical care should address the person as a whole — their mind,...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 4:27 PM
HARTFORD — Holden Rupert was a thriving grade-schooler despite having a rare form of epilepsy known as Dravet syndrome. He rode a skateboard, performed on stage and had so many friends in his public school that he was known as the mayor.
But at age...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 9:24 AM
HARTFORD — He may look like Santa Claus to kids, but Dr. Paul Kanev was cool under fire when Lillian Colon brought her 3-year-old son to the emergency room in May 2003. Little Zachary Colon was unconscious.
At the time Kanev was chief of...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The results are in! Nearly 8,000 votes determined the winners of 2014’s Best of Harford contest. From preferred personal trainers to choice child care, every category is another reason to love Harford County.
Dance Lessons: SwingTime Ballroom...